Family & relationships

    Social Influences on Romantic Relationships

    Paperback Save £1.57 = £24.42

    This book examines the effects of external factors on the social influences of those involved in close, interpersonal relationships.

    Adopting a Child

    By Jenifer Lord

    Paperback Save £1.52 = £8.43

    All the Single Ladies

    By Rebecca Traister

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Bestselling investigation into the sexual, economic and emotional lives of women.

    Inequality and African-American health: How racial disparities create sickness

    By Shirley A. Hill

    Paperback £23.70

    This is the first book to offer a comprehensive perspective on health and sickness among African Americans. It shows how living in a highly racialized society affects health through multiple social contexts, including neighborhoods, personal and family relationships, and the medical system.

    Globalized Fatherhood

    Paperback £24.30

    The volume highlights the globally emergent, transnationally inflected transformations in fathering, fatherhood, and family life, suggesting that men throughout the world are responding to globalization as fathers in creative and unprecedented ways.

    Politics of Gay Marriage in Latin America

    By Jordi Diez

    Paperback Save £0.64 = £19.35

    Diez explores how and why Latin America has become a leader among nations in the passage of gay marriage legislation.

    Family Estrangement

    By Kylie Agllias

    Paperback Save £3.43 = £35.56

    Family estrangement is larger than conflict and more complicated than betrayal. It is entwined in contradictory beliefs, values, behaviours and goals and is the result of at least one member of the family considering reconciliation impossible and/or undesirable. The cessation of familial relations, whether that involves rejection or deciding to...

    Getting Married

    By Carrie Yodanis

    Paperback Save £1.31 = £23.68

    In Getting Married, Carrie Yodanis and Sean Lauer examine the social rules and expectations that shape our most personal relationships. How do couples get together? How do people act when they're married? What happens when they're not? Public factors influence our private relationships. From getting engaged to breaking up, social...


    By Jeffrey Weeks

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    Revised edition of the author's Sexuality, 2009.

    Personality and Close Relationship Processes

    By Stanley O. Gaines

    Hardback Save £8.39 = £61.60

    This book integrates personality theories and research on attitudes, traits, values, motives, emotions, and moods as influences on close relationship processes.

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